Hotel Riu Palace Peninsula - Cancun, Mexico
Perfectly situated on a gorgeous peninsula surrounded by sugar white sand and the sparkling Caribbean, Riu Palace Peninsula provides the perfect escape to a tropical paradise. The hotel's location not only allows visitors to enjoy the endless amenities of the resort, but is conveniently near fabulous shopping, excellent golf and exciting tourist adventures. Guests can choose from a variety of luxury accommodations that are perfect for families or private villas that cater to those who prefer an adults-only environment complete with a private pool and restaurant. Riu's all-inclusive feature allows guests to enjoy a relaxing, worry-free vacation.
Each beautifully decorated room provides everything that is needed to enjoy a peaceful and luxurious departure from the stresses of everyday life. Every room has a furnished balcony or terrace, and since the resort is located on a peninsula, many rooms have a spectacular ocean view. A wide selection of accommodations are available including select rooms that have a jacuzzi on the balcony or terrace.
A delightful selection of restaurants and buffets at the resort are sure to please any discerning palate. Those who prefer casual dining can enjoy a fabulous variety of delectable fare at the buffets or at individual cooking stations. More formal dining experiences are offered at specialty restaurants that specialize in international cuisine including authentic Mexican, Japanese, Italian, a steakhouse and the Krystal Fusion Restaurant. A quick treat of ice cream or pastry can be found at Capuchino. Guests at the exclusive adults-only villas can enjoy private dining at the Kulinarium. A variety of lounges and bars at the resort offer the perfect opportunity to unwind. Cocktails can be enjoyed at the swim-up bar, in the lobby, at the lively sports bar, on the terrace, or at the beach.
Entertainment at Riu Palace Peninsula is never in short supply. A special club designed for children, RiuLand offers fun activities for children while parents enjoy quiet moments by the pool or at the beach. During the week, programs can be enjoyed at the RiuArt atelier, and in the evening spectacular live performances including shows and music occur nightly.
The resort boasts four shimmering swimming pools, including one with a swim-up bar. A special pool is designed for children, and plenty of comfortable lounge chairs and umbrellas adorn the decks.
Exciting activities such as ocean kayaking, windsurfing, catamaran sailing and snorkeling are exclusively available to the hotel's guests. A complementary scuba diving lesson is included for qualified patrons. The RiuFit program offers fitness lessons designed to tone the body and rejuvenate the spirit. The gym is available to guests over 18 and is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment in addition to a jacuzzi and steam bath. For an additional charge, professional treatments that relax and re-energize are found at the Renova Spa.
Guests who wish to explore the fun and exciting experiences that abound in the region can arrange excursions to various sites. Whether turtle nesting at Isla Mujeres, exploring ancient Mayan ruins, golf, or shopping is on the list, many fabulous professional tours are available.